Interest Groups

Ongoing Special Interests

Contact aauwkenroc@gmail.com for details on dates, times, and venues

Great Decisions Discussion Group

The group follows the Foreign Policy Association Great Decisions Program and Briefing book.  It is a good opportunity to read articles by experts in the field of foreign policy to stimulate thinking and discussion on current foreign policy issues.  Each participant can take part in the opinion balloting process where views are presented to policymakers and the media.

The group generally meets once a month on dates selected by its members at the home of one of its members.

Le Groupe Français

The group meets in the evening on dates selected by its members.  Its purpose is to learn about French culture and to increase fluency in the French language.

Literature Group

The group meets the third Tuesday of the month at 1:00 pm in members’ homes.  Location and additional information appear in the newsletter.  Books for 2019-20 include:

Sept. 16 – The Chilbury Ladies Choir  by Jennifer Ryan

Oct. 16 – The Professor and the Madman  by Simon Winchester

Nov. 19 – A Man Called Ove by Frederik Backman

Dec. – NO MEETING

Jan 21,2020 – The Rules of Civility by Amor Towles

Feb. 18 – The Folded Earth by Anuradha Roy

March 17 – Two Plays: True West by Sam Shepard and The Clean House by Sarah Ruhl

April 21 – My Name is Lucy Barton by Elizabeth Strout

May 19 – Being Mortal: Medicine and What Happens in the End by Atul Gawande

June 16 – Vote for books for next year 2020-2021

AAUW Archives Corps

Member volunteers gather at AAUW headquarters in Washington on the first Monday or Tuesday of the month to help process and preserve our organization’s historic national records.